Chromotrope vs Metachromasia - What's the difference?

chromotrope | metachromasia |


As a noun metachromasia is

a characteristic change in the colour of staining carried out in biological tissues, exhibited by certain aniline dyes when they bind to particular substances present in these tissues, called chromotropes.

chromotrope

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Chromotrope has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

metachromasia

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Noun

(-)
  • A characteristic change in the colour of staining carried out in biological tissues, exhibited by certain aniline dyes when they bind to particular substances present in these tissues, called chromotropes.
  • Synonyms

    * metachromasy

    Antonyms

    * orthochromasy